Translation of chute in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ʃuːt/


  • 2 (parachute) [colloquial/familiar] paracaídas (masculine)
    More example sentences
    • A skydiver aged 20 said she was ‘totally amazed’ at being alive yesterday after the main chute of her parachute failed to open as she leapt from a plane at 4,000 ft.
    • Neither his main parachute or reserve chute appear to have deployed properly after he jumped from a Cessna 182 aircraft.
    • A murder inquiry was launched after police discovered that the cord on his main parachute and the strapping on his reserve chute had been expertly and deliberately severed.

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Paro is the name in Spain for both unemployment and unemployment benefit. The period for which paro can be claimed ranges from three months to a year, depending on how long a person has been working. The amount paid decreases over the period of unemployment.